adj 1 a : of or relating to the mind : specif : of or relating to the total emotional and intellectual response of an individual to external reality b : of or relating to intellectual as contrasted with emotional activity 2 a : of, relating to, or affected with a mental disorder <a patient> b : intended for the care or treatment of persons affected by mental disorders < hospitals> <the qualified psychiatric nurse in Britain is officially registered as a registered nurse -Trained Nurse & Hospital Rev.> men*tal*ly adv
, adj : of or relating to the chin : GENIAL .
Similar sounding terms: man·ni·tol man·tle
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